Carpenter earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Carpenter salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $61,315
New Jersey $63,230
Hawaii $63,520
Illinois $51,603
California $56,770
Massachusetts $57,210
Washington $57,240
Alaska $56,041
Connecticut $56,390
Missouri $54,370
District of Columbia $52,630
Nevada $48,730
Minnesota $50,430
Indiana $47,970
Ohio $47,940
Rhode Island $47,170
Wisconsin $47,610
Colorado $46,702
Delaware $47,520
Maryland $46,320
Wyoming $47,140
Oregon $45,590
Virgin Islands $51,210
Michigan $45,410
New Hampshire $46,490
Louisiana $44,410
Georgia $38,910
Iowa $42,660
Utah $42,160
Vermont $42,730
South Carolina $39,410
Pennsylvania $40,289
Kansas $39,978
Virginia $42,080
West Virginia $40,140
Kentucky $39,110
Oklahoma $39,970
North Dakota $40,760
Montana $41,950
Maine $41,420
Florida $38,760
Texas $38,720
Tennessee $38,740
New Mexico $37,870
Nebraska $37,180
North Carolina $37,180
Arizona $36,891
Mississippi $36,770
Alabama $35,512
Arkansas $33,418
South Dakota $35,230
Idaho $33,105
Guam $31,410
Puerto Rico $18,830

How do carpenter salaries compare to similar careers?

Carpenters earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than tile and marble setters but more than construction workers.

Career Median Salary
Tile and marble setter salary $42K
Cement mason salary $43K
Stonemason salary $41K
Pipelayer salary $39K
Roofer salary $40K
Carpenter salary $40K
Maintenance worker salary $38K
Construction painter salary $38K
Woodworker salary $28K
Construction worker salary $34K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)